11 months DENR initiates reclamation of wetlands, forestlands in Boracay MB
By Ellalyn De Vera-Ruiz To sustain the successful rehabilitation of Boracay Island to its pristine condition, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) in Western Visayas has committed to strengthen its efforts to reclaim wetlands and forestlands in the island. A dog wades in the murky water of Bolabog Beach, the spot for kite surfing at world-famous Boracay Island. (Tara Yap / MANILA BULLETIN / FILE) During the first phase of Boracay rehabilitation in April to October 2018, hotels and resorts caught directly pumping out their sewage into the sea were fined and required to put their own sewage ... more